Metrics-Based Education Solutions

Measure and Boost Progress Toward School Improvement Goals

Non-Evaluative Walks, Instructional Leadership, Core Instruction and Teacher PD Workshops


These K12 solutions can be purchased using Education Stabilization Funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act, the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Act, and from the American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund. LSI can advise and support you during your application process.

Metrics-Based Education Solutions from LSI

4 Evidence-Based Approaches to Capture Your School’s Trend Data, Support Principals, Boost Core Instruction and Improve Your Whole School or a Specific Group

Non-Evaluative Walks | Establish Your Baseline, Align to District Goals, See How Efficient Core Instruction is

Trend Tracker

Collect, analyze and share field data with a few clicks. Slash your walk time.


Identify the missing elements in your core instruction and provide specific feedback.

Virtual RigorWalk

E-learning remotely? How do you know if virtual instruction is effective?


Tie the value and progression of SEL to your school/district vision.

Conditions Walk

Are your school’s conditions supporting or hindering learning?

Student Progress Software

Students can communicate their own learning progress during lessons.


Instructional Leadership Institute | 4 Days of In-Person PD, Spread Throughout the School Year at Your Convenience

DAY 1:

Teams utilize 6-condition survey data to drive improvements to structures and processes. Leadership teams engage in activities to support growth along the SIMM, specifically in becoming more confident and competent as they own outcomes through empowering others in the school. Teams identify data collection instruments and tools and monitoring plans, including the use of action boards to drive continuous, incremental improvement.

DAY 2:

Teams build on Day 1 knowledge and take a deeper dive into enabling the team to complete the work and building their capacity to lead the implementation of instructional improvements. Teams review processes for completing tasks. Data collection plans and action boards are reviewed to inform needed shifts.

DAY 3:

Teams build on the knowledge provided during Days 1 & 2. This session focuses on supporting teams in coaching themselves and looking into the team’s learning systems. Teams develop plans to improve communications and explore their habits of learning and improvement. Data collection plans and actions boards will be reviewed to inform needed shifts.

DAY 4:

Teams build on the knowledge provided in Days 1-3. This session focuses on celebrating the teams. Teams utilize 6-condition survey results to drive improvements to structures and processes and to celebrate successes in teaming functions.

Core Instruction Power Pack | Apply the data from your walks toward effective, just-in-time professional learning. Close gaps. Create rigorous tasks.

Try this 3-day, 18-hour onsite or virtual PD by purchasing in single “day” increments.

DAY 1:

Building a solid foundation for student success.

DAY 2:

Creating tasks worthy of student groups

DAY 3:

Monitoring for learning during core instruction

CUSTOM PD for TEACHERS | Choose Your Area of Study

Our experts will meet you where you are at and meet you on your schedule. Topics include:

  • Virtual Best Practices
  • Closing the Achievement Gap
  • Social-Emotional Learning (SEL)
  • Focused Teacher Evaluation Model (FTEM)
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Student Teaming: Academics + SEL
  • Coaching
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Formative Assessment
  • … And more


Instructional Leadership


Core Instruction Power Pack

Core Instruction
Power Pack

Teacher PD Academies

Teacher PD


We "Got You," Not "Gotcha!" ... LSI's Classroom Walks Don't Evaluate, They Enumerate

Research-Based Tools for Educators to Maximize Professional Learning with Their Peers

LSI walkthroughs help ensure consistency and effectiveness in instruction from school to school and classroom to classroom. Come together in community of practice.


Build Highly Effective Teams. Align District Goals. Overcome Student Equity Concerns.

The Instructional Leadership Institute is 4-days of customized professional development spread strategically across the school year.

Close to 50% of principals plan to leave the profession sooner due to the pandemic and one in four walks away yearly.

School and district leadership teams engage in the Instructional Leadership Institute when they want to improve team effectiveness through distributed leadership practices.

Now more than ever, principals need context and support so they can create stronger leadership pipelines that improve their school outcomes.


See What School Leaders are Saying About the
Instructional Leadership Institute

Join thousands of schools and districts who have partnered with LSI to implement tailored transformation approaches for student success. Only three industries have higher turnover than principals: mining and logging, retail trade, and leisure and hospitality.2 Your principals deserve better because your students deserve better.


Core Instruction Power Pack

  • Preventing Learning Gaps
    Through Engaging Core Instruction
  • Emphasizing Acceleration Instead of Intervention

Overcome Instructional Challenges Caused by the Pandemic and Close Equity Gaps

The Core Instruction Power Pack contains 3 days of PD support for teachers to be able to deliver effective core instruction that accelerates learning.

Increase Student Engagement

  • The Core Instruction Power Pack will help teachers facilitate active student engagement through defined expectations, student collaboration, and SEL.
  • Maximize teacher instructional time, student equity, autonomy, and rigor.

Customizable Teacher Academies

  • Address unfinished learning due to COVID-19. Focus on what your teachers need or let one of our experts be your personal shopper and build your ideal professional learning experience.
  • Use your federal ARP, CARES or ESSER funds for this research-based PD.

Live, Virtual and Customizable Teacher Academies

  • Developed for Student Engagement and Motivation from LSI are interactive professional development workshops designed for up to 35 attendees.
  • Academies can be designed to fit any time frame from a few hours to a week or more and can be scheduled on dates that work for your school or district.

Like a quick online conference, the sessions can be bundled to suit your school’s or district’s needs.

Simply select content that aligns with your priorities such as:

  • Engaging Reluctant Learners
  • Supporting Teachers in a Pandemic
  • Accelerating Tier 1 Instruction
  • Increasing Access and Equity
  • Exceeding School Goals
  • Developing Instructional Leaders
  • Addressing Students’ SEL Needs
  • Implementing the Marzano Eval Model

Join thousands of educators who have partnered with LSI to implement tailored transformation approaches for student success.

Our vision for education is to close the achievement gap. Equip all students with the social, emotional, and cognitive skills they need to thrive in the 21st century. Expand equity by giving every child access to rigorous core instruction that empowers learners to free themselves from generational poverty.



KEY ROLES: Educational Solutions Consultant; Executive Director; Leadership Coach; Principal; Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment Director; Learning Improvement Specialist; Program Manager – MTSS, Special Education

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